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Working at REI was one of the best experiences, because of the environment and people that work there.

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Former Employee - Customer Service Specialist  in  San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Customer Service Specialist in San Francisco, CA

I worked at REI full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

- Great people
- Fun environment
- Wonderful place to work
- Good benefits
- Salary on par with other retailers

Cons

Not a lot of opportunities to grow in the company

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Some of the management should be better trained on how to deal with employees.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    live up to REI standard, work-life balance, fun and nice people to work with

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative  in  Fremont, CA
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Fremont, CA

    I have been working at REI part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    smaller store so learn department functions pretty fast, relaxed and laid-back team who values teamwork and outdoor fun

    Cons

    smaller store, again, :) with less selections

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    bring back smaller sized snow gear for specific demographic populations, not get rid of them.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Great place to work if you truly love the outdoors.

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    Former Employee - Community Outreach  in  Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Community Outreach in Chicago, IL

    I worked at REI full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent benefits, great company culture, and fun, nice people.

    Cons

    Hard to move onto management level and corporate positions, especially because entire operation is headed out of Seattle.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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